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Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, The Who. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pete Townshend To Receive Stevie Ray Vaughan Award

Pete Townshend of the Who has been selected to receive the 2015 Stevie Ray Vaughan Award from the MusiCares MAP Fund.

April 26, 2015
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, Photo
John Mayer May Join The Grateful Dead

John Mayer is being talked up as a possible guitarist with The Grateful Dead.

April 26, 2015
Russell Crowe In Les Miserables
Russell Crowe Talks About His Pranks With Michael Jackson

Russell Crowe recalls the pranks Michael Jackson pulled on him 'with great affection'.

April 26, 2015
Queen + Adam Lambert, Melbourne 2014. Photo Ros O'Gorman
Adam Lambert Planning Solo Tour

Adam Lambert hopes people like his new album, otherwise he won't get a solo tour.

April 26, 2015
Earth Wind & Fire - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire Merge For Jimmy Kimmel

Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire are once again going on the road together this summer and, to promote the trek, made an appearance on Thursday night on Jimmy Kimmel.

April 26, 2015
Sam Smith plays the Town Hall in Melbourne at an intimate show put on by iHeart Radio, KiisFM and Optus Yes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
ARIA Albums: Sam Smith Has The Number One Album In Australia

Sam Smith takes the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums chart for the first time with his debut album “In the Lonely Hour”, the set helped by his national tour starting the 25th of April and it jumps up four places after having spent 48 weeks on the charts and this is the sets 37th week within the Top 10.

April 25, 2015
Wiz Khalifa, music news,
ARIA Singles: Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth Spend Third Week On Top

Holding for a third week on top of the ARIA Singles chart is the song from the ‘Furious 7’ soundtrack by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth entitled “See You Again”.

April 25, 2015
Lior, music news,
Lior Performs Anzac Song At Gallipoli Dawn Service

Australian singer/songwriter Lior performed his song ‘Safety of Distance’ at the Centenary Dawn Service in Gallipoli, Turkey today.

April 25, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
New Music Releases For 24 April 2015

New music releases this week include albums by Blur, Josh Groban, Millencolin, Ruby Boots, Reba McEntire and The Airborne Toxic Event.

April 24, 2015
Ryan Adams. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ryan Adams Australian and New Zealand Dates

Ryan Adams will return to Australia and New Zealand for dates in July.

April 24, 2015
Paul Kelly - Image By Damien Loverso, Noise11, Photo
Paul Kelly Reveals New Anzac Song Letter From A Trench LISTEN

Paul Kelly has once again articulated the mood of Australia as we lead into ANZAC Day with a new song titled ‘Letter From A Trench’.

April 24, 2015
Divinyls Reworked, music news,
Divinyls Reworked To Honour Chrissy Amphlett

Australian artists have been working on a Chrissy Amphlett tribute in recent months and now ‘Divinyls Reworked’ has been released.

April 24, 2015
Mary Mihelakos announcing Leaps and Bounds 2015, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Leaps And Bounds Reveal 2015 Program

The City of Yarra has revealed the third annual Leaps and Bounds Music Festival at a launch party at the Gasometer in Collingwood and once again, it has announced an outstanding lineup with over 50 venues collectively hosting more than 300 events featuring around 800 acts during the 17 day festival.

April 24, 2015
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
Django Django Guest This Week on Noise11 iHeartRadio

Jimmy Dixon of Django Django is the special guest on iHeartRadio Music News, powered by Noise11 this week.

April 24, 2015
Kris Kristofferson, photo Ros O'Gorman
Kris Kristofferson Covers Tom Petty LISTEN

Kris Kristofferson has recorded a cover of Tom Petty's 'I Won't Back Down' for a History Channel show.

April 24, 2015
The Chemical Brothers, music news,
New Chemical Brothers Features Beck, St Vincent

The Chemical Brothers will release Born in the Echoes, the eighth studio album of their twenty year career, with appearances from Beck and St. Vincent.

April 24, 2015
The Wombats, music news,
Your Splendour In The Grass Sideshow Guide

Splendour In The Grass have announced Sideshows around Australia with dates for The Wombats, The Vaccines, Ms Mr, Years and Years, Wolf Alice and The Districts.

April 24, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Blur Splendour Sideshow Dates Are Here

Blur will perform in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth as well as their Splendour In The Grass headliner in July.

April 24, 2015
Tex Perkins A Day On The Green, 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Tex Perkins To Perform One Minute’s Silence At The MCG On Anzac Day

Tex Perkins will perform ‘One Minute’s Silence’, a tribute to the ANZACs, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground this Saturday, April 25 for ANZAC Day.

April 23, 2015
Richard Clapton, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Richard Clapton To Perform The Lonesome Voyager For Sydney

Richard Clapton has titled his one-off Sydney show The Lonesome Voyager this year.

April 23, 2015
Queen and Adam Lambert
Brian May Lends Adam Lambert A Helping Hand On New Album

Adam Lambert will get by with a little help from his friend Brian May on his new album.

April 23, 2015
Joan Jett, music news,
Joan Jett Still Loves Rock And Roll

Joan Jett says rock and roll gives people the ability to say exactly what they mean.

April 23, 2015
Metallica No Life Til Leather
Metallica Cassette Was Second Best Seller For Record Store Day

Metallica's special cassette release for Record Store Day was the second biggest selling item on the day last weekend.

April 23, 2015
Forever Young The Songs Of Bob Dylan
Forever Young The Songs of Bob Dylan Returns For 2015

The Bob Dylan tribute show ‘Forever Young: The Songs of Bob Dylan’ will return for 2015 with another all-star line-up of Melbourne musos performing for songs of Dylan.

April 23, 2015
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Splendour In The Grass Sells Out In Less Than One Hour

Splendour In the Grass tickets were snapped up fast and the event sold-out within an hour of going on sale today.

April 23, 2015
Cosmic Psychos
Cosmic Psychos Return With Album and Tour

Cosmic Psychos have been working on their first album in four years and ill tour with Dune Rats when the album is released.

April 23, 2015
The Charlatans, music news,
Watch The Charlatans ‘Let The Good Times Be Never Ending’ VIDEO

The Charlatans, featuring Tim Burgess, Mark Collins, Martin Blunt and Tony Rogers, have a new video for 'Let The Good Times Be Never Ending'.

April 23, 2015
Conrad Sewell photo by Ros O'Gorman
Conrad Sewell Adds More Sydney And Melbourne Shows

Conrad Sewell has added extra shows in both Melbourne and Sydney for his first Aussie headline tour.

April 23, 2015
Kurt Cobain, music news,
COBAIN: Montage of Heck Movie , Watch The Trailer

'Cobain: Montage of Heck' is the first authorised Kurt Cobain documentary, directed by Brett Morgen.

April 23, 2015
Gilbert O'Sullivan
Gilbert O’Sullivan Surfaces For New Album And UK Tour

Gilbert O'Sullivan has a new album and UK tour plans.

April 23, 2015